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Jay Gruden says Kirk Cousins has 'more pressure' to perform in 2016 - Washington Redskins Blog- ESPN
Kirk Cousins is coming off his best NFL season, but can he cope with the higher expectations brought on by his success?

New Redskins stadium among proposals for RFK site | CSN Mid-Atlantic
Other issues that could keep a stadium at the site from becoming a reality are money—the Redskins and the NFL would contribute to the cost, which likely will be over $1 billion, but a good chunk of government money will be needed—and the name of the team. Mayor Muriel Bowser has expressed opposition to the name and any financial contributions that DC makes could be made contingent on the team changing the name. In addition, the U. S. Congress would have to approve an extension of the District’s lease on the land and it’s possible that any such approval will have a name-change string attached to it.

Need to Know: Will the Redskins make a move at safety? | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Here is what you need to know on this Monday, April 4, 24 days before the NFL Draft. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 85 days ago. It will be about 160 days until they play another one.

Kirk Cousins Won't Settle For One Year Of Success
Speaking in-depth about Kirk Cousins, Redskins head coach Jay Gruden believes the quarterback needs to work on all aspects of his game to take an additional step up in 2016.

Davis' contract indicates a substantial role in Redskins' offense | CSN Mid-Atlantic
The Redskins didn't give Vernon Davis a break-the-bank contract but his pay indicates he'll be expected to be a key contributor.

Bruton Jr., Garvin expected to give Redskins' improving special teams a boost | CSN Mid-Atlantic
Redskins remain focused on building up their special teams units.

Need to Know: New mock draft fills key needs for Redskins | Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, April 2, 26 days before the NFL Draft. Timeline —The Redskins last played a game 83 days ago. It will be about 162 days until they play another one.

Dates Released For Redskins' Offseason Workouts
The NFL on Friday released start dates for the different phases of all 32 NFL teams' offseason workouts. For the Redskins, Phase One will begin on April 18.

Redskins lose Terrance Knighton to Patriots, but he wasn't a top priority - NFC East- ESPN
Though the Redskins could have used NT Terrance Knighton, letting him leave in free agency could allow them to get younger along the defensive line.

NFL draft profile: Ole Miss DT Robert Nkemdiche, a gifted mystery | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: Shutdown Corner is counting down the top 50 prospects, and No. 33 has top-10 ability but also carries character concerns.

Linebacker? Safety? Myles Jack Can Do It All
Myles Jack is seen by NFL scouts as a first-round talent at middle linebacker, outside linebacker or safety. He said he's confident he could contribute anywhere on the field.

Kendall Reyes Ready To Leave Mark With Redskins
Part of what appears to be a revamped defensive line, Kendall Reyes hopes he can make an impact for the Redskins in 2016 and re-claim some of the success he had early in his career.